Last year, Cybersecurity Ventures predicted that by 2021, cybercrime would cost $6 trillion annually. As the threat landscape continues to evolve, and the volume of cyberattacks rises, now is the perfect time to begin working in cybersecurity.Read more
A guest blog post from Michael Shannon, senior technical instructor and content developer at Skillsoft specializing in all things ITIL, cloud, and security.
ITIL® 4 represents a massive paradigm shift in the information technology service management (ITSM) framework.Read more
Organizations today need to adapt to highly volatile changes in technology to keep pace with the competition in their industry. However, a lack of tech talent often holds them back. Today, nearly 60% of employers have job openings that stay vacant for three months or more.Read more
For companies to keep systems running, evolving and adapting, employees need to grow their expertise continually. That requires access to flexible and current learning content.
Our developer teams are hard at work continually delivering courses into our learning platforms around key topic areas to allow organizations to keep pace with technology, improve architecture and strengthen client experiences.Read more
Today’s corporate learning environments for technology and developer professionals revolve around areas needed for training, such as specific technologies or certifications. However, as our understanding of technology evolves, so do the job roles that utilize those technologies.Read more
Google Cloud Next was an opportunity for Google to demonstrate its capabilities, ecosystem, and strategic partnership to the world. Here are some of the most critical announcements and initiatives from the conference that truly cemented Google’s rightful place as a serious contender in a market occupied by competition like Microsoft Azure, and Amazon AWS.Read more
The training industry has many approaches to measure the effectiveness of training on learners. However, to obtain the most accurate measurement of skills, HR and L&D professionals must pay attention to the normative method for testing and assessments.Read more
Experts say that by 2021 there will be 3.5 million cybersecurity job openings. Are organizations preparing for this massive demand for skilled talent? Apparently not. Currently, some forecasts put the talent shortfall at 1.8 million.Read more
Asia has experienced phenomenal growth over the past 50 years and now represents over one-third of global Gross Domestic Product (GDP), a trend the experts expect to continue. For example, BMI’s Cedric Chehab believes, “By 2030, Asia will account for the largest share of global GDP at around 40 percent.” As a result, what happens in Asia will significantly impact the global economy, so it is in everyone’s interest to have a keen awareness of the business trends that are shaping the Asian market.Read more
The term Information Technology (IT) is woefully out of date. It no longer represents the function or capabilities technology serves in modern organizations. Before I offer a term I believe is a better fit and a lot more relevant, let’s rewind and look at the origins of the IT label.Read more